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Is your workplace a fair place…
THE fairplace Award® COMES TO  SOCIAL VALUE UK What effect does the management of your workplace have on you, your colleagues and on all the other people in the building–including  contractors’ staff you may never see? What positive contribution does your workplace…
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Social Value Videos
Social value is the quantification of the relative importance that people place on the changes they experience in their lives. Some, but not all of this value is captured in market prices. It is important to consider and measure this social value from the perspective of those…
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£500,000 awarded as part of…
The Impact Management Programme announces the first grantees of its Impact for Growth strand. Eleven charities and social enterprises will receive grants totalling almost £500,000 to improve their impact management systems and processes. Grantees will work with an approved…
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Impact Reports – Must Haves!
Ten things you should be looking for when reading an impact report.  A blog by Christina Berry-Moorcroft, Social Value UK Communications and Membership Coordinator. Here at Social Value UK we are incredibly proud of our Reports Database, at last count it had nearly 700 reports…
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Social Value Matters 2017
  Today Ben Carpenter, Operations Manager, Social Value UK shares updates from Social Value Matters 2017. On the 10th-11th April Social Value International (SVI) teamed up with Turkish member Koç University Social Impact Forum (KUSIF) to deliver their annual conference; “Social…
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Social Value and Procurement
This is a guest blog by organisational members HACT on social value and procurement. This is part of the Member Exchange Series. Let us know your thoughts in the comments.   HACT launches toolkit Housing associations have long been committed to improving the communities…
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The Kent Impact Model: measuring…
This is a guest blog by organisational members Sinzer, on their work with members Aleron. This is a case study about impact management. This is part of the Member Exchange Series. Let us know your thoughts in the comments.   During the Social Value Members Exchange 2016…
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Impact Management – A Matter…
This is a guest blog by member Jim Brooks, Director of Cogent Ventures on why impact management and social value maximisation needs to be addressed by the board. This is part of the Member Exchange Series. Let us know your thoughts in the comments. Imagine this scenario:…
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Leaders in sustainable development…
Professor Erik Bichard and Phil Higham have joined Social Value UK/Social Value International as organisational members following the launch of their company RealWorth. The company primarily values the social and environmental change of built environment projects, programmes and investments.…
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Announcing John Edwards as a Level One Associate Practitioner
Social Value UK are proud to announce John Edwards, Social Value Consultant at Costain, has achieved Level One Associate Practitioner status. The purpose…
COVID-19: how it has affected the LGBTQ+ community
The following blog was written by Social Value UK’s Digital Marketing, Communications and Events Assistant, Maddy England. Social Value UK continues…
HAPPY PRIDE MONTH! JUNE 2021
In honour of Pride month, over the course of June we will be sharing a series of LGTBQ+ focused blogs, with the aim of celebrating advancements as well…